Keeping safe and secure
All keeping safe and secure services
You are viewing all of the services and organisations in the keeping safe and secure category. Here you can find information about staying safe in your home, keeping safe from crime and abuse, and getting help if you've been affected by crime or abuse.
8 Records in Keeping safe and secure filtered by Client group "deaf or hard of hearing".
Adult social care from Wandsworth Council
Customer Centre, Wandsworth High Street, London, SW18 2PU
Telephone: 020 8871 7707
Description: We help adults with care and support needs and those who care for them.
DeafHope, The Bridge, Falcon Mews, 46 Oakmead Road, Balham, SW12 9SJ
Telephone: 020 8772 3241 (voice and textphone), 07970 350366 (SMS text messages)
Description: DeafHope is a service from the charity SignHealth that supports deaf women and their children to stay free from fear and harm.
Fire safety for people with disabilities
Telephone: 020 8555 1200 (for general enquiries), 020 7960 3629 (textphone)
Description: London Fire Brigade can visit you at home to provide free fire safety advice and they can fit specialised smoke alarms for you.
Out of hours - Social Services
Telephone: 020 8871 6000
Description: An emergency social work service is available outside of normal office hours and it can be contacted through the main council telephone number, 020 8871 6000, between 5pm and 9am and at all times over weekends and bank holidays.
Telecare - other options
Description: There are a number of private companies that offer telecare or care call systems.
Telecare advice and guidance
The Aztec Centre 28 Boulogne Road Croydon, CR0 2QT
Telephone: 0300 999 0004 (helpline)
Description: 'Living made easy' from the Disabled Living Foundation offers advice and information about telecare and telehealth equipment.
Telephone: 020 8871 8990 (Telecare Development Officer), 020 8871 7707 (Access Team)
Description: Telecare can help people to stay safe in their home and is specifically designed for people with all forms of dementia, a mobility or sensory impairment, or mental health and learning disabilities.
WATCH - Wandsworth Alarm Telephone Care Helpline
Housing Customer Centre, Housing and Community Services Department, 90 Putney Bridge Road , SW18 1HR
Telephone: 020 8871 8198 (general enquiries and appointments), 0208 871 7741 (direct line to the emergency response officers)
Description: WATCH lifeline is a full home visiting emergency response alarm service provided by Wandsworth Council.